Search

AcutionChatter: With R’ Moshe Maimon discussing the Genazym 18 Auction Catalogue

Questions, comments, feedback? Send us a message.

#282

Sponsored by Genazym

To peruse the catalogue and bid on items click here.

To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here.

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.

With R’ Alex Hool discussing the location of Har Sinai

Questions, comments, feedback? Send us a message.

#281.

This episode is sponsored by Genazym – Stefansky for the publication of the 2nd edition of Sifrei Yesod. The new edition is revised, corrected, and includes a new section on incunabula (Seforim printed pre-1500).  To purchase the new edition of Sifrei Yesod with free shipping click here.

We discussed the general view of where Har Sinai is, the issue with these opinions, where R' Hool thinks it is, proofs, and more.

To purchase “Searching for Sinai” click here.

To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here.

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.

With Rabbi Basil Herring discussing R. Yosef Ibn Kaspi (1279 – 1340)

Questions, comments, feedback? Send us a message.

#280

Sponsored by Torah Auctions. To peruse the catalogue, register, and bid on items for their forthcoming auction on Tuesday, June 4th at 1PM EST click here.

To view Rabbi Herring's edition of Gevia HaKessef click here.

To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here.

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.

AuctionChatter: With R’ Moshe Maimon discussing the Royal Auction House – Auction 10 Catalogue

Questions, comments, feedback? Send us a message.

#279

To register and bid on items click here

To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here.

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.

With R’ Daniel Glatstein discussing Lag BaOmer

Questions, comments, feedback? Send us a message.

#278

We discussed the history of Lag BaOmer, how it became a “Yom Tov”, whetehr Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai's Yahrtzeit is actualy on Lag BaOmer, those who visited Meron, mistake about Rav Ovadiah Bertinoro and bonfires, the Chasam Sofer's opinion about Lag BaOmer and the discrepancy between his Shailos U'Teshuvos and his Derashos, and. ore.

To purchase, “LAg BaOmer: The Fire and the Soul” click here

To purchase, “Rebbi Meir Baal Haness and the eternal Children of Hashem” click here

To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here.

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.

Discussing my new edition of Sefer Toras Chaim (R. Avraham Chaim Schorr, d. 1632) on Maseches Avodah Zara

Questions, comments, feedback? Send us a message.

#277

> To purchase a copy of the Sefer please email me seforimchatter@gmail.com or click here to order online from Mizrahi bookstore.

> Also available at Biegeleisen, Judaica Plaza, and ZBerman.

> We discussed my background and how I started Seforimchatter and the podcast, how I came to the project of the Toras Chaim, the bio of R. Avraham Chaim Schorr and his works, why and how the Toras Chaim came to be censored, what my new edition includes, examples, and more.

> To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here.

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

> Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

> Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.

With Eliezer Saidel discussing the Lechem Hapanim

Questions, comments, feedback? Send us a message.

#276

We discussed  how he became a baker, why he started the Showbread Institute, why the fascination with the Lechem Hapnim, the ingredients of the Lechem Hapanim, the shape, miracles, practical tests done at the Showbread Institute, and more.

To purchase Sefer Meir Panim click here.

For the Showbread Institute website click here.

For the Showbread Institute YouTube channel click here.

To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here.

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.

TLT Series Episode 10: Prof. Jonathan Schorsch – Antonio de Montezinos and his Relacion in context

Questions, comments, feedback? Send us a message.

#275

Corporate sponsor of the series: GluckPlumbing.
For all your service needs big or small in NJ with a full service division, from boiler change outs, main sewer line snake outs, camera-ing main lines, to a simple faucet leak, Gluck Plumbing Service Division has you covered. Give them a call –   732-523-1836 x 1.

We discussed the bio of Montezinos, the Relacion and its context, where converso hopes fit into the Relacion, Menashe ben Israel, and much more 

To purchase Rabbi Menashe ben Israel's “Hope of Israel” in English: https://amzn.to/3wwr437
Mikve Yisrael in Hebrew: https://amzn.to/4abbl7o

To purchase Prof. Schorsch’s “Hidden Lives of Jews and Africans: Underground Societies in the Iberian Atlantic World”:  https://amzn.to/3y8dGmf

> To purchase Prof. Schorsch’s “Jews and Blacks in the Early Modern World”: https://amzn.to/4bD91rb

> To purchase Prof. Schorsch’s “Underground World of Secret Jews and Africans”: https://amzn.to/3JXVUVr

> To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here.

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

> Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

> Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.

TLT Series Episode 9: Prof. Ronnie Perelis – Antonio de Montezinos and the Ten Lost Tribes in the New World

274.

Corporate sponsor of the series: GluckPlumbing.
For all your service needs big or small in NJ with a full service division, from boiler change outs, main sewer line snake outs, camera-ing main lines, to a simple faucet leak, Gluck Plumbing Service Division has you covered. Give them a call –   732-523-1836 x 1.

We discussed Antonio de Montezinos (aka Aharon HaLevi) and his bio, what “relacion” means, the description/story as relayed by Montezinos, how Rabbi Menashe ben Israel came across the relacion, why he decided to print it, the validity of Montezinos” report, and much more.

To purchase Rabbi Menashe ben Israel's “Hope of Israel” in English: https://amzn.to/3wwr437
Mikve Yisrael in Hebrew: https://amzn.to/4abbl7o

To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here.

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.

With R’ Eli Simcha Hellmann discussing Rav Juspa Schammes (1604 – 1698) and his newly published Haggadah

273

To purchase a copy of my new edition of Sefer Toras Chaim on Maseches Avodah Zara (Includes a 15 page bio (with color scans of the originals), all the old Haskamos, the introduction of the Toras Chaim (d. 1632), and the introduction of his son & son-in-law. This all besides for the actual Sefer which has sources, notes, and many censored passages replaced for the 1st time since the 1734 edition) click here.

We discussed Rav Juspa's life, rebbeim, job as a schammes, his works, the haggadah, the story of the manuscript, and much more

To purchase the Haggadah Likutei Yosef (copies may only be available after Pesach, check the link) click here.

To join the SeforimChatter WhatsApp community click here

>  To support the podcast or to sponsor an episode follow this link or email seforimchatter@gmail.com (Zelle/QP this email address)

Subscribe to the SeforimChatter YouTube channel here.

Subscribe and read the SeforimChatter Substack here.